Dental Fillings at Van Cao Dentistry

Dental fillings are a common and essential treatment for restoring teeth affected by decay. At Van Cao Dentistry, we provide high-quality fillings that blend seamlessly with your natural teeth.

What Are Dental Fillings and Why Are They Necessary?

Dental fillings are materials used to fill cavities caused by tooth decay. They restore the integrity and function of the tooth, preventing further decay and discomfort.

What Types of Fillings Do We Offer?

We offer a variety of filling materials, including:

  • Composite resin fillings for a natural look
  • Amalgam fillings for their durability
  • Gold fillings as a long-lasting option
  • Ceramic fillings for their aesthetic appeal

What Is the Process for Getting a Dental Filling?

The process typically involves:

  • Removing decayed tooth material
  • Cleaning the affected area
  • Filling the cavity with the chosen material
  • Shaping and polishing the filling for a natural feel

How Long Do Dental Fillings Last?

The lifespan of a dental filling depends on the material used and your oral hygiene practices. On average, fillings can last anywhere from 5 to 15 years.

How Do I Care for My Dental Fillings?

Good oral hygiene practices, including regular brushing and flossing, and avoiding hard or sticky foods, can help prolong the life of your fillings.

Why Choose Van Cao Dentistry for Your Dental Fillings?

Our team at Van Cao Dentistry is dedicated to providing fillings that not only restore function but also maintain the aesthetics of your smile.